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Hofsjokull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Hofsjokull Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Thu morning, min -11°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the SW by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sun night, min -12°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SW on Sun morning, calm by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed night, min -17°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, strong winds from the NNW by Thu morning).

Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Friday
28
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 NNW15
25 NW25
25 ENE25
30 ENE30
25 ENE25
20 NE20
25 NE25
10 NNE10
15 SSW15
65 SW65
50 WSW50
40 SW40
30 SSW30
20 SSE20
15 SSW15
15 SE15
10 SSW10
5 SE5
5 NE5
5 NNW5
15 NW15
45 NNW45
40 NW40
30 WNW30
15 W15
25 NNW25
40 NNW40
cloudy some clouds some clouds light snow light snow some clouds cloudy light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow cloudy snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 3 - - 1 4 1 2 6 5 5 - 1 - - - - 3 2 2 3 - - 1
High °C
-6 -6 -7 -7 -9 -8 -9 -9 -8 -9 -9 -7 -7 -7 -9 -10 -11 -11 -11 -11 -10 -10 -11 -12 -12 -11 -13
Low °C
-6 -8 -11 -8 -9 -10 -9 -9 -11 -9 -9 -8 -7 -8 -10 -11 -11 -12 -11 -12 -13 -11 -12 -13 -13 -12 -17
Chill °C
-12 -14 -17 -16 -17 -17 -18 -14 -18 -22 -20 -17 -16 -14 -15 -17 -16 -11 -14 -15 -19 -21 -22 -23 -19 -22 -25
Freezing level m
150 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
8:57 - - 8:53 - - 8:51 - - 8:47 - - 8:42 - - 8:40 - - 8:36 - - 8:33 - - 8:29 - -
Sunset
- 6:01 - - 6:05 - - 6:07 - - 6:10 - - 6:15 - - 6:17 - - 6:21 - - 6:23 - - 6:28 -

Hofsjokull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hofsjokull is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Thu morning, min -11°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the SW by Sat night).

Hofsjokull Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sun night, min -12°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (gales from the SW on Sun morning, calm by Tue night).

Hofsjokull Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed night, min -17°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, strong winds from the NNW by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Hofsjokull at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Hofsjokull. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Iceland.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Burfell
87 km S
248m alt.
3 hours ago
0.1° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the NNE
(9 kph at 30).
Borgarnes
101 km WSW
120m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
19
Light winds from the ENE
(19 kph at 73).
Akureyri Airport
107 km NNE
27m alt.
2 hours ago
1° C
light snow
Light snow.
30
Fresh winds from the NNW
(30 kph at 340).
Low: few
Mid: overcast
Akureyri
108 km NNE
27m alt.
3 hours ago
0.9° C
light rain
Light rain and snow.
28
Moderate winds from the NNW
(28 kph at 330).
32 km
Mid: overcast
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
119 km SSE
38m alt.
3 hours ago
2.6° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the WNW
(37 kph at 300).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Hofsjokull and within an acceptable time window.